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Iowa Crop Update: Drought, Hail Damage, Weed Escapes, and Soybean Aphids

Iowa Crop Update: Drought, Hail Damage, Weed Escapes, and Soybean Aphids

👤By Rebecca Vittetoe, Iowa State University Agronomist 🕔Aug 15, 2017

#Drought17, late season hail damage, weed escapes, and soybean aphids seem to be the big issues ISU Extension field agronomists are seeing in fields across the state this past week. Read on for more information about your region’s crop progress and

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Texas Field Reports: Vineyards Poised for Banner Year

Texas Field Reports: Vineyards Poised for Banner Year

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Texas vineyards could experience a banner year as wine grape quantity and quality are expected to reach new heights, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Jim Kamas, AgriLife Extension fruit specialist, Fredericksburg, said producers faced some concerns

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Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Hamper Harvest, Delay Field Work

Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Hamper Harvest, Delay Field Work

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 13, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Carol Pinnell-Alison, Franklin Parish  “Frequent rains have delayed progress with corn harvest. Yields so far are mixed with some below normal. Soybean

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Arkansas Field Reports: Growers Getting Ready for Corn, Rice Harvest

Arkansas Field Reports: Growers Getting Ready for Corn, Rice Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 13, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents J. Joe Moore, Sharp County  “Sprayed for fall armyworms in pastures and some hay fields. Melon harvest continued on later plantings. Some

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Mississippi Field Reports: Rains Put Corn Harvest on Hold

Mississippi Field Reports: Rains Put Corn Harvest on Hold

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 13, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Preston Aust, Humphreys County  “Conditions were extremely wet with showers continuing daily. Corn harvest has been put on hold by the recent

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North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Limit Most Field Work, Limited Corn Harvest

North Carolina Field Reports: Rains Limit Most Field Work, Limited Corn Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 13, 2017. Extension Comments Robert Hawk – Swain County Extension Jackson and Swain had normal rainfall for the period of .75″ – 1.00″ for the period with warm days and nights.

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Alabama Field Reports: Corn Harvest Progresses Slowly Between Rains

Alabama Field Reports: Corn Harvest Progresses Slowly Between Rains

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 13, 2017. County Comments Thomas Atkinson, Madison County  All of our row crops appear to be above average to date. Unless we have an early frost, we should be in great

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South Carolina Field Reports: Corn Harvest Begins, Cotton Reaching Cut-Out

South Carolina Field Reports: Corn Harvest Begins, Cotton Reaching Cut-Out

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 13, 2017. County Comments Kyle Daniel, Georgetown County  Heat, humidity, and high dew points made for a miserable week of weather. Rain totals varied greatly across the county. Field conditions were

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Georgia Field Reports: Corn Harvest in Full Swings, Rains Causing Problems for Wine Grapes

Georgia Field Reports: Corn Harvest in Full Swings, Rains Causing Problems for Wine Grapes

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 13, 2017. County Comments Nathan Eason, White County  Daily rains made it difficult to spray vineyards. Approximately half of all silage has been harvested. Yields have been exceptional. When fields dry,

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Tennessee Field Reports: Thundershowers Slow Field Work

Tennessee Field Reports: Thundershowers Slow Field Work

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 15, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending August 13, 2017. County Agent Comments J. C. Dupree, Lauderdale County  Corn is maturing and drying down with expected harvest to begin soon, depending on the rain. Soybeans and Cotton are blooming

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